TV star Graham Norton has helped his Irish neighbours sell their home – by recommending his Twitter followers buy it.
The BBC chat show host posted out the details of the west Cork property to his 800,000 followers.
He said: “Anyone looking for a house? Kitchen Cove, Ahakista, Ahakista (sic), Cork” and lists the name of the estate agents, Charles McCarthy, deaing with the sale.
— graham norton (@grahnort) July 8, 2014
The four-bedroom house – which is on the market for €1.2 million – is just two doors down from Graham’s home.
A spokesman for the estate agent told the Irish Independent that Graham had massively helped their chance of finding a sale.
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He said: “With English buyers being prime contenders for this property, Graham has greatly boosted their chances of finding a buyer by tweeting the details.”
Already, two people from the UK are interested in the property, which is in an area beloved because of easy access to London.